Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by pickup truck

Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by pickup truck
Ambulance (Source: WWNY)

TOWN OF LAWRENCE, N.Y. (WWNY) - A woman was in critical condition Thursday after being struck by a pickup truck in the town of Lawrence.

It happened at around 6 a.m. on Peru Street.

State police said a pickup truck driven by 24 year old Nicholas Hazen of Lawrence was traveling north when he struck a pedestrian, 21 year old Delila Swartcentruber of Apple Creek, Ohio.

Police said Swartcentruber was rushed to Canton-Potsdam Hospital and then flown to Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, where she was in critical condition as of Thursday afternoon.

The crash is under investigation.

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